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Brown Derby (1914–2000)


Brown Derby was born on May 5, 1914 in Castle Douglas, Kirkcudbrightshire, Scotland. He was an actor, known for The Omega Factor (1979), Redgauntlet (1959) and Starr and Company (1958). He died on July 17, 2000. See full bio »

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(age 86)

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The Omega Factor
The Omega Factor Andrew Scott-Erskine
(1979)
Redgauntlet
Redgauntlet Prince Charles Edward Stuart / James Wilkinson
(1959)
Starr and Company
Starr and Company Grover / Mr. Hargraves
(1958)
Adam Smith
Adam Smith Jamieson
(1972)

Filmography

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 1990 The Play on One (TV Series)
Jardine
- Changing Step (1990) ... Jardine
 1989 The Justice Game (TV Series)
Sheriff
- Episode #1.3 (1989) ... Sheriff
 1984 The Secret Servant (TV Series)
Bob Etheridge
- Episode #1.2 (1984) ... Bob Etheridge
- Episode #1.1 (1984) ... Bob Etheridge
 1984 Murder Not Proven? (TV Series)
Dr. Henry Littlejohn
- Open Season (1984) ... Dr. Henry Littlejohn
 1983 Grey Granite (TV Series)
Grant
- Granite and Thistledown (1983) ... Grant
 1983 King's Royal (TV Series)
Minister
- Episode #2.1 (1983) ... Minister
 1982 Maggie (TV Series)
Doctor
- Episode #2.9 (1982) ... Doctor
 1981 The Walls of Jericho (TV Mini-Series)
John Hutton Balfour
- Order of Battle (1981) ... John Hutton Balfour
 1980 Square Mile of Murder (TV Series)
Judge Guthrie
- The Trials of Oscar Slater - Part 1 (1980) ... Judge Guthrie
 1979 The Camerons (TV Series)
Mr. Comyn
- Episode #1.1 (1979) ... Mr. Comyn
 1979 The Omega Factor (TV Series)
Andrew Scott-Erskine
- Illusions (1979) ... Andrew Scott-Erskine
- Double Vision (1979) ... Andrew Scott-Erskine
- Out of Body, Out of Mind (1979) ... Andrew Scott-Erskine
- Child's Play (1979) ... Andrew Scott-Erskine
- After Image (1979) ... Andrew Scott-Erskine
 1979 Play for Today (TV Series)
Professor
- Degree of Uncertainty (1979) ... Professor
 1978 The Standard (TV Series)
Dr.Groves
- Death of a Pink Elephant (1978) ... Dr.Groves
 1978 The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie (TV Series)
Mr. Ritchie
- Mary MacGregor (1978) ... Mr. Ritchie
 1974-1976 Sutherland's Law (TV Series)
Campbell / Dr. Hendy
- Murphy (1976) ... Campbell
- The Fixer (1975) ... Campbell
- The Rag Doll (1975) ... Campbell
- The Partnership (1974) ... Dr. Hendy
 1975 Five Red Herrings (TV Mini-Series)
Minister
- Episode #1.4 (1975) ... Minister
 1975 Kim & Co. (TV Series)
Inspector
- Holiday Haunt (1975) ... Inspector
 1973 The New Road (TV Series)
Captain McIver
- A Balance of Accounts (1973) ... Captain McIver
 1973 The Brothers (TV Series)
Michael Harris
- The Trojan Horse (1973) ... Michael Harris
 1973 The View from Daniel Pike (TV Series)
McAlpine
- Away Match (1973) ... McAlpine
 1972 The Long Chase (TV Series)
Police Superintendent
- Episode #1.13 (1972) ... Police Superintendent
 1972 Adam Smith (TV Series)
Jamieson
- Episode #1.12 (1972) ... Jamieson
- Episode #1.11 (1972) ... Jamieson
 1968 Z Cars (TV Series)
Holden
- The Witness: Part 2 (1968) ... Holden
 1968 The Flight of the Heron (TV Mini-Series)
Captain Scott
- Capture (1968) ... Captain Scott
 1963-1967 Dr. Finlay's Casebook (TV Series)
McKay / Advocate / Hamilton / ...
- Come Back, Little Willie (1967) ... McKay
- Call in Cameron (1967) ... Advocate
- The Masterpiece (1967) ... Hamilton
- Alice, Where Art Thou? (1963) ... Mr. Johnstone
 1967 The Baron (TV Series)
Carl Grant
- So Dark the Night (1967) ... Carl Grant
 1967 Yesterday
 1966 Broome Stages (TV Mini-Series)
Sir Rusper Leigh / John
- Lettice and Her Sons (1966) ... Sir Rusper Leigh
- The Girl, Hilaret (1966) ... John
 1966 The Saint (TV Series)
The Pathologist
- The Convenient Monster (1966) ... The Pathologist
 1966 The Heart of Midlothian (TV Movie)
Davie Deans
 1964 The Wednesday Play (TV Series)
Cardinal Marcanova
- Malatesta (1964) ... Cardinal Marcanova
 1963 Kidnapped (TV Mini-Series)
Hall
- The Bass Rock (1963) ... Hall
 1962 No Hiding Place (TV Series)
Doctor
- The Bank Job (1962) ... Doctor
 1961 Rob Roy (TV Series)
Lancie Wingfield
- Episode #1.7 (1961) ... Lancie Wingfield
 1960 Captain Moonlight: Man of Mystery (TV Series)
The Producer
- Episode #1.6 (1960) ... The Producer
 1959 Armchair Theatre (TV Series)
Major Fouchet
- Dr Kabil (1959) ... Major Fouchet
 1959 Interpol Calling (TV Series)
Inspector Angus
- The Chinese Mask (1959) ... Inspector Angus
 1959 Redgauntlet (TV Series)
Prince Charles Edward Stuart / James Wilkinson
- Episode #1.6 (1959) ... Prince Charles Edward Stuart
- Episode #1.5 (1959) ... Prince Charles Edward Stuart
- Episode #1.1 (1959) ... James Wilkinson
 1958 Starr and Company (TV Series)
Grover / Mr. Hargraves
- Calculated Risk (1958) ... Grover
- The White House (1958) ... Grover
- Take Your Partners (1958) ... Mr. Hargraves
 1958 Murder Bag (TV Series)
Preston
- Case 24 (1958) ... Preston
 1957 Boyd Q.C. (TV Series)
Clerk of Court / Clerk
- At the Third Stroke (1957) ... Clerk of Court
- The Open and Shut Case (1957) ... Clerk
 1957 The Adventures of Sir Lancelot (TV Series)
John
- Maid of Somerset (1957) ... John
 1957 Suspended Alibi
Sergeant Roberts
 1956 X the Unknown
Vicar (uncredited)
 1956 Mr. Butters Writes a Notice (TV Short)
Mr. Russell
 1955 They Can't Hang Me
Police Sergeant (uncredited)
 1953 The Lass Wi' the Muckle Mou (TV Movie)
Wattie
 1953 Tom's Goblin (TV Movie)
The cook
 1952 Huckleberry Finn (TV Series)
Deacon Hovey / Undertaker
- The Auction (1952) ... Deacon Hovey
- The Wilks' Fortune (1952) ... Undertaker
 1950 BBC Sunday-Night Theatre (TV Series)
Prof. Gavin Mackintosh
- Party Manners (1950) ... Prof. Gavin Mackintosh
 1949 The Queen of Spades
The Countess' footman
 1947 Sweeney Todd (TV Movie)
Colonel Jeffery
 1947 Busman's Honeymoon (TV Movie)
Superintendent Kirk
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Trivia:

On the shortlist for the role of "Hillard" (played by Geoffrey Toone) in Once More, with Feeling! (1960).

Star Sign:

Taurus

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